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Richard Roothman

Johannesburg, South Africa Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance , Capital Markets: Debt
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Banking & Finance - South Africa

Band 4

Richard Roothman is commended by market sources as "approachable, experienced, commercial and dedicated." He is regularly instructed by banks and other financial institutions to provide counsel on preference share agreements and other funding transactions.
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Capital Markets: Debt - South Africa

Band 2

Richard Roothman is hailed as a "very professional, responsive, commercial and practical" lawyer by clients. He is a skilled DCM expert who regularly assists clients from the banking sector with the establishment of note programmes, including MTN and mortgage-backed issuance plans.
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>Banking & Finance

>Africa

Career

Richard heads the firm’s Banking & Finance Practice. He has significant expertise in banking and finance law and has been involved in some of the largest, most complex banking and finance transactions undertaken in South Africa to date. Richard has advised various domestic and international banks, financial institutions, borrowers and ratings agencies on black economic empowerment, project finance, debt capital market, syndicated loan, structured finance and private equity financing transactions.

Richard is an admitted attorney in New York, USA, as well as South Africa.

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Richard Roothman

Werksmans Attorneys

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The Central, 96 Rivonia Road

Sandown

Johannesburg

Gauteng

South Africa

2196

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